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We need more 'scandal rag' style history texts<<>>"Real Princesses Too Badass for Disney Movies" -- Really cool and fun article about the Ladies history never told you about.

USAAF, pilot and army flight nurse, 1943

Along with a terrible reputation, King John had a grim death but inadvertently laid the foundations for democracy and the rule of law.

King John: Dysentery and the death that changed history - BBC News

Queen Zenobia's Last Look upon Palmyra, Herbert G. Schmalz

spiritsdancinginthenight: ““ Queen Zenobia’s Last Look Upon Palmyra Herbert Gustave Schmalz. Arabic: الزباء / al-Zabbā’; 240 – c. was a Queen of the Palmyrene Empire in.

Mummy Hair Reveals Ancient South American Diet - Yahoo

Mummy Hair Reveals Ancient South American Diet

Mummy hair from Paracas, Peru sheds light on South American diet -- info about and plants, nitrogen levels as indicative of different protein sources.

Freeborn women in ancient Rome were citizens (cives), but could not vote or hold political office.   While Roman women held no direct political power, those from wealthy or powerful families could and did exert influence through private negotiations.   Exceptional women who left an undeniable mark on history range from the semi-legendary Lucretia and Claudia Quinta, whose stories took on mythic significance.

CTBHHM: Wear a Sack

Etruscan females were equal to men, literate, could vote and be elected. Different status of females after Rome separated from being capital and one of 12 Etruscan city-states Freeborn women in ancient Rome could not vote or hold political office

The Bath School disaster, sometimes known as the Bath School massacre, was a series of violent attacks perpetrated by Andrew Kehoe on May 18, 1927, in Bath Township, Michigan, which killed 38 elementary schoolchildren and six adults and injured at least 58 other people.[Note 1] Kehoe killed his wife and firebombed his farm, then detonated an explosion in the Bath Consolidated School before committing suicide by detonating a final device in his truck.

The Bath School disaster, sometimes known as the Bath School massacre, was a series of violent attacks perpetrated by Andrew Kehoe on May 18, 1927, in Bath Township, Michigan, which killed 38 elementary schoolchildren and six adults and injured at least 58 other people.[Note 1] Kehoe killed his wife and firebombed his farm, then detonated an explosion in the Bath Consolidated School before committing suicide by detonating a final device in his truck.

Annie Smith Peck, first woman to climb the Matterhorn wearing pants, in 1895.

Annie Smith Peck - Mountaineer - First person to summit highest peak in Peru

Grace O'Malley was a 16th century Irish warrior who led a horde of broadsword-swinging Vikings, Celts, and Scottish Highlanders in naval operations that dominated the coast of Ireland for decades. Known to her contemporaries as "The Pirate Queen of Connaught,"

Grace O'Malley was a century Irish warrior who led a horde of broadsword-swinging Vikings, Celts, and Scottish Highlanders in naval operations that dominated the coast of Ireland for decades. Known to her contemporaries as "The Pirate Queen of Connaught,"

Mary, Queen of Scots, also known as Mary Stuart or Mary I of Scotland, was queen regnant of Scotland from 14 December 1542 to 24 July 1567 and queen consort of France from 10 July 1559 to 5 December 1560.

mary, queen of scots, also known as mary stuart or mary I of scotland - queen regent of scotland 1542 to queen consort of france 1559 to 1560

When you stand on the shoulders of giants, it's best to know upon whose shoulders you're standing.

18 Inventions By Women That Changed The World

*Inappropriate Language* Use a reference---To my Math Champion and Multi-Lingual HBIC, B.-Can't wait to see Inventions By Women That Changed The World.

Moll Dyer. Her supposed hand imprints remained on that rock for hundreds of years...and the legend carried on so long that the historical society has it placed in front of their building to this day.

Legends of the American Bell & Blair Witches, Moll Dyer & Salem

Witch legends throughout American history: Salem Witches, Poltergeist Witch, The Blair Witch, Wiccademous - The Infamous Floridian Witch, and The Sad Story of Moll Dyer.

Kahlo Family portrait, Frida far left 19 years old.

The Kahlo family portrait. Frida (pictured far left in suit) would’ve been 19 at the time.

People with an abnormally strong sex drive were said to suffer from white liver. The folk medicine record contains scant information on this folk illness, because openly talking about sex was taboo in the past. The earliest and most complete description of white liver comes from Vance Randolph’s study of folk culture in the Ozarks: …

White livered widders - Appalachian History (I've never read or heard of this…

Much loved: Quiet, firm, and capable, Phillipa of Hainault became Queen of England aged 13 and reigned for 40 years

The historical heroines you've never heard of

Much loved: Phillipa of Hainault became Queen Consort of England aged 13 when she married King Edward III IN She was queen for 40 years, acting as regent when Edward left the kingdom.

What Was Life Like in the 1800s?  https://www.pinterest.com/pin/416723771761849117/?lp=true

Vitamin D for Over 50

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